The following programs are offered by Southwest Public Libraries. For more information, visit swpl.org. For outreach services, call 614-875-6716, ext. 159.

The following programs are offered by Southwest Public Libraries. For more information, visit swpl.org. For outreach services, call 614-875-6716, ext. 159.

Grove City Library

3359 Park St.

614-875-6716

* Kids N Books: Pirates Ahoy!, 4 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 14. The library will have crafts and activities at stations based on popular children's books.

* Drop In Fun: Garden Delight, the week of April 18. Children are invited to enjoy crafts and activities all week with interactive displays.

* Coloring Book Club, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 19. Coloring isn't just for kids. Teens and adults are invited to color. Supplies and refreshments will be provided.

* Military History: Battle of the Bulge, 7 p.m. Thursday, April 21. Join retired U.S. Marine Corps Master Sgt. Stephen Walter for a discussion of this critical World War II battle.

* Tuesday Tech Help, 2 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays. Receive basic computer instruction or an introduction to a variety of devices. Call 614-875-6716, ext. 503, to arrange a one-hour session.

No registration is required for story times, which run through April 28.

* Baby (4 to 24 months), 6:30 p.m. Mondays and 10 and 11 a.m. Tuesdays.

* Toddler (2 to 3 years), 10 and 11 a.m. Wednesdays and 6:30 p.m. Thursdays.

* Preschool (4 to 6 years), 10 and 11 a.m. Mondays and 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays.

Westland Area Library

4740 W. Broad St.

614-878-1301

* Art Club for Kids, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 14. Beginning artists in grades 1-5 are invited to learn the basics of drawing. Snacks will be provided.

* Adult Book Discussion, 6:30 p.m. April 14. The group will discuss "The Martian" by Andy Weir.

* Lego Club, 3 p.m. Saturday, April 16. Come experience creativity and imagination in action.

* Teen Movie Night, 6 p.m. Monday, April 18. Come for a movie and popcorn on the library's projection screen with cinema-quality sound.

* DIY Tuesday: Spa, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 19. Stop in and see what's being created.

* Game Night, 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 20. Join library staff for board games or learn a new card game with other friendly folks. All ages and skill levels are welcome.

* Spring Wreath Craft, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 20. Get crafty and make a spring wreath. To register, call 614-878-1301, ext. 232. For ages 13 and older.

* Reading Buddies, 4 to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 21. Bring children grades K-3 to the library to receive additional support with reading. Children will be paired with a staff member to practice reading in 15-minute time slots.

* Poetry Flags, all through April. Celebrate National Poetry Month by stopping in and decorating a colorful flag about a favorite poem. The library will hang all flags in the atrium.

No registration is required for story times, which run through April 21.

* Music and Movement (2 to 6 years), 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays.

* Baby and toddler (0 to 3 years), 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays.

* Preschool (4 to 6 years), 10:30 a.m. Thursdays.